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Harold Howard Abraham, 83, father of Janet Yokubison and grandfather of Ron Yokubison of Park City, died peacefully at his home in Detroit, Mich., on Jan. 26, 2007. A father, grandfather, great-grandfather and husband, he was born on May 18, 1923. Harold was married to the love of his life, Concetta Abraham for 53 years. She passed away in May of 1997. He belonged to the UAW and worked for Chrysler his entire career. Harold will be remembered for his charm, sense of humor and artistic abilities.

Harold is survived by his daughter and son-in-law, Ron and Janet Yokubison of Park City; and his son and daughter-in-law, Harold and Ilona Abraham of Detroit; grandchildren are Ron and Liz Yokubison of Park City; Debbie and John Harless of Fowlerville, Mich.; and ron Abraham of Detroit. He was a great-grandfather to two sets of twins: 18-year-old Annabelle and Melissa Harless of Fowlerville, and seven- year-old Alex and Morgan Yokubison of Park City.

There will be a private service and a wake to celebrate his life, both in Michigan. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to "Hospice of Michigan," 400 Mack Ave., Detroit, Mich. 48021 or "Gilda’s Club," (a support community for ovarian cancer patients), 3517 Rochester Road, Royal Oak, Mich. 48073.